Humanity and issues of identity clash head on in the not-to-be-missed thriller A Most Wanted Man, with German and US security agencies trying to establish the identity of a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant who turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community.
By Daniel Dercksen 22 Oct 2014 12:59
The eternal bond between father and daughter has never been more powerful than in the unforgettable Mexican film Instructions Not Included.
By Daniel Dercksen 15 Oct 2014 11:27
City of Violence is a powerful exploration of the human condition in Cape Town, with French director Jerome Salle taking us into the underbelly of society. Salle's magnificent vision shows how an outsider's view allows us to take a really close look at the world we live in, and turn the world we think we know inside out and upside down.
By Daniel Dercksen 10 Oct 2014 13:42
If there's one film everyone will be talking about, it's David Fincher's masterful Gone Girl, a captivating mindbender that will hit you like a ton of bricks. It's one of those rare gems that creeps up on you like The Sixth Sense, delivering unexpected Hitchcockian twists and suspense that guarantees to keep you glued to your seat for its two-and-half-hour running time.
By Daniel Dercksen 8 Oct 2014 10:23
The ultimate cat-and-mouse game set in the world of international espionage unfolds in the thrilling The November Man, a spy thriller for our times: a dark, gritty and realistic story with its roots in spy films of the past.
By Daniel Dercksen 3 Oct 2014 10:23
If there's a brother and sister you will never forget, it's The Skeleton Twins in Craig Johnson's profoundly stirring film about life, love and things that really matter.
By Daniel Dercksen 30 Sep 2014 11:17
The feel-good musical film of the year is here! It's Sunshine On Leith, which weaves an entertaining and significant romance around the songs of Scottish band The Proclaimers.
By Daniel Dercksen 24 Sep 2014 22:35
Lies breed lies in the Constantiaberg Theatre Players striking Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. This first-rate production is only on for one week at the cosy Masque Theatre, so cancel all other theatre events and take a trip to Muizenberg where you will experience an evening of full-blooded theatre.
By Daniel Dercksen 22 Sep 2014 11:26
The differences that separate are conquered by compassion and faith in Million Dollar Arm. In this new charmer from Disney, a film that the whole family can enjoy, the true story of one of the most unlikely friendships between a hard-headed and entrepreneurial American sports agent and two naïve young men from India is guaranteed to be a hit.
By Daniel Dercksen 19 Sep 2014 09:30
The agonising terror of losing your mind and memories are explored in the superb psychological thriller Before I Go To Sleep. Nicole Kidman delivers a riveting and captivating performance as a woman who wakes up every day remembering nothing-the result of a traumatic accident in her past-until, one day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her ...
By Daniel Dercksen 15 Sep 2014 10:29